Des Arc Public Services

City Officials and Public Services

Mayor: James B. Garth

P.O. Box 263

City Hall

107 S. 3rd St.

1-870-256-4316


Recorder-Treasurer: Chrisana Knupp

P.O. Box 545

City Hall

107 S. 3rd St.

1-870-256-4316


Council Members

Ward 1: Welton Robinson & Ray McVay

Ward 2: Steve Bryan & Bruce Sutton

Ward 3: Anna Beth Fisher & Janice Huffstickler


Des Arc Ambulance Service

P.O. Box 389

1102 Main St. 

1-870-256-3011

Contact Person: Christy Bell


Des Arc Fire Department

P.O. Box 389

City Hall

107 S. 3rd St.

1-870-256-4316

Contact Person: Keith Knupp, Fire Chief 


Des Arc Police Department

P.O. Box 389

City Hall

107 S. 3rd St.

1-870-256-4316

Contact Person: Rick Parson, Chief of Police

Dewayne Mayher, Animal Control Officer


City Utilities Department

P.O. Box 389

City Hall

107 S. 3rd St.

1-870-256-4316

Contact Person: Jerry Greenwood


City Court Clerk

P.O. Box 389

City Hall

107 S. 3rd St.

1-870-256-4316

Contact Person: Tammy Rogers


Des Arc Housing Authority

P.O. Box 309

505 S 2nd St.

1-870-256-4577

Contact Person: Mary Huddleston

Email: desarc@centurytel.net


Senior Citizens Center

P.O. Box 996

1103 Main St. 

1-870-256-3751

Contact Person:  Leona Travis


Des Arc Public Library

P.O. Box 546

408 W. Curran St.

1-870-256-3003

Contact Person: 

www.lpregional.lib.ar.us

Open: Tues-Thurs 9:30am-5pm


Mid Delta Community Service

P.O. box 754

610 S Biscoe St

Helena, AR 72342

1-870-338-6406 ext. 1009

Contact Person: Berbie Knowlton

County and State Offices

Prairie County Judge: Mike Skarda

Courthouse Annex 

605 Hwy 38

1-870-256-3741

Email: countyofprairie@centurytel.net 


Prairie Circuit/County Clerk: Gaylon Hale

200 Courthouse Square, Suite 104

1-870-256-4434

Email: prairieclerk@arkansasclerks.com


Prairie County Assessor: Jeannie Lott

200 Courthouse Square, Suite 102

1-870-256-4692 or 1-870-256-1311

Email: jeannieassessor@centurytel.net 


Prairie County Tax Collector

200 Courthouse Square, Suite 101

1-870-256-4764

Contact Persons: 

prairiecountycollector@centurytel.net


Prairie County Treasurer:

200 Courthouse Square, Suite 103

1-870-256-4786

pctreas@centurytel.net


Prairie County Sheriff: Rick Hickman

200 Courthouse Square, Suite 101

1-870-256-4137

County, State & US Services in Des Arc


Prairie County Cooperative Extension Service

200 Courthouse Square, Suite 201

1-870-256-4204

Contact Person: Brent Griffin

Email: cbgriffin@uaex.edu

Contact Person: Mike Paskewitz

Email: mpaskewitz@uaex.edu

www.uaex.edu

Program Areas:

• Extension Home Makers 

(Includes crocheting, knitting & quilting)

• Master Gardeners

• 4-H


Prairie County Health Unit

P.O. Box 249

204 Main St.

1-870-256-4430

Contact Person: Rose Marie Knupp, Administrator 

Email: rose.knupp@arkansas.gov

www.healthyarkansas.com


Prairie County Hippy

P.O. Box 418

608 N. Grove

Hazen, AR 72064

1-870-255-1234

Contact Person: Rhonda Betzner


Arkansas State Revenue Dept.

P.O. Box 923

207 Courthouse Square

1-870-256-4930

Contact Person: Stephanie Dobbins


U.S. Post Office

104 S. 4th St

General information: 1-800-275-8777

Signature & Delivery 

Confirmation: 1-800-222-1811

www.usps.com